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Job Description

Locum Consultant in Ophthalmology - with an interest in Medical Retina and Glaucoma

Fixed term 

North West NHS Trust, close to Liverpool

Salary is £77,913 - £105, 042 per annum for 10 PAS 

Indigo Healthcare are representing a great NHS Foundation Trust who a reputation for delivering high quality patient care and is nationally accredited at the highest levels in many areas, in particular clinical outcomes and patient safety.

Applications are invited for the post of Full Time Locum Consultant in Ophthalmology with an interest in Medical Retina and Glaucoma. 

This post represents an opportunity for a dynamic and motivated doctor to join our department and work with our existing team of enthusiastic ophthalmic professionals.

The candidate will be expected to integrate within the team of existing consultants in order to provide a complete ophthalmology service. He/she will be expected to have an interest in Medical Retina and Glaucoma work to support and further develop the management of Ophthalmology and will be expected to take part in the general consultant on-call rota.

You will be joining our team of 7 Consultants, 1 Associate Specialist, 4 SAS grades, 3 Specialty Trainees and 1 ST1/2 doctor, plus our team of Ophthalmic nurses, Optometrists and Orthoptists.

Requirements include:

  • FRCOphth or equivalent 
  • GMC registration with a full licence to practice 
  • Be able to gain Specialist registration with the GMC within 6 months of starting 
  • Wide clinical experience in general ophthalmology 
  • Fellowship or similar experience in treating medical retinal conditions and AMD
  • Fellowship or similar experience in managing medical glaucoma
  • Experience /Interest teaching

If you are interested in this exciting new job or any others opportunities please get in contact +44 (0)  330 123 9665